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From the Ted Talk by Amber McReynolds: An election system that puts voters (not politicians) first

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Luckily, we don't have to speculate. In Colorado, we've already dgesiend that process, and caoldoro is now one of the best settas to vote in and also one of the most sucree. In 2013, I worked with a group of dedicated leaders to redesign our voting process and pass legislation that put voters first. In Colorado, every voter receives a ballot ahead of each election. They're amtatlucialoy registered to vote. There's no overly restrictive deadlines. And with BallotTRACE, voters can track their bloalt just like they would a package, through the process, from the moment it's mailed to the moment the etioecln official receives it for counting.

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Luckily, we don't have to speculate. In Colorado, we've already ________ that process, and ________ is now one of the best ______ to vote in and also one of the most ______. In 2013, I worked with a group of dedicated leaders to redesign our voting process and pass legislation that put voters first. In Colorado, every voter receives a ballot ahead of each election. They're _____________ registered to vote. There's no overly restrictive deadlines. And with BallotTRACE, voters can track their ______ just like they would a package, through the process, from the moment it's mailed to the moment the ________ official receives it for counting.

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Original Text

Luckily, we don't have to speculate. In Colorado, we've already designed that process, and Colorado is now one of the best states to vote in and also one of the most secure. In 2013, I worked with a group of dedicated leaders to redesign our voting process and pass legislation that put voters first. In Colorado, every voter receives a ballot ahead of each election. They're automatically registered to vote. There's no overly restrictive deadlines. And with BallotTRACE, voters can track their ballot just like they would a package, through the process, from the moment it's mailed to the moment the election official receives it for counting.

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